Pocahontas County

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach: Pocahontas County

When you need to make decisions that affect your family, community, business, or farm, look to Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.
 
You can rely on ISU Extension and Outreach for unbiased, research-based information and education to help you make better decisions today and tomorrow.

County News

May 29, 2020

Beginning June 1, our office staff will return to working from our county office Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Staff will be working but our doors will be locked. Community members can call (712) 335-3103 to set up a time to enter our office as needed with only one community member being inside at that time. Thank you for your continued help as we work differently to ensure the safety of all Iowans.

May 31, 2020

As Iowa and the nation face the continuing impacts of the pandemic, advance health care planning is increasingly vital, says Jeongeun Lee, an Iowa State University assistant professor and extension specialist in human development and family studies.

May 29, 2020

Learn how to water and care for recently planted trees, with tips from an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach horticulturist.

May 20, 2020

Getting children involved in the kitchen is a great way to teach healthy eating, basic cooking skills and food safety, as well as math and reading, say nutrition and wellness experts at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

May 19, 2020

This virtual Powerful Tools for Caregivers course, June 15-19, will equip class leaders to co-lead programs for caregivers of adults with chronic conditions and caregivers of children with special health and behavioral needs, says Malisa Rader, a human sciences specialist with Iowa State University Extension and Outreach.

bees.

Featured "At Work for Iowa" article

How to Raise Bees

11 videos: Whether you’re a long-time beekeeper or just getting started, entomologist Randall Cass and other specialists share what you need to know in this video series from ISU Extension and Outreach.  

Read More

Share |